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Principal Sr Internal Auditor / Audit Manager in Des Moines, Iowa

What you’ll do

Principal is searching for a Senior Internal Auditor to support Internal Audit & Risk Consulting area. In this role, you’d perform risk-focused, process-based internal audits and risk consulting services for throughout the organization, with a focus in the Retirement & Income Solutions space.

In this role you can expect to:

  • Analyze business processes to understand the various risks that can impact achievement of goals/objects and then assess the adequacy of risk mitigation strategies and control activities

  • Consult with business partners to develop action plans for to enhance the process and related risk management strategies. Strong interest and desire in process learning and proactive involvement in business processes is required.

  • Engage with business unit leaders to conclude audits and prepare written audit reports for senior management

The successful candidate for this position will possess a high level of technical expertise. Specifically, the requirements for this job are:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in computer sciences, information systems, accounting, business administration or similar degree.

  • 7+ years of relevant experience (Previous internal or external audit experience is preferred.)

  • Experience in the Financial Services industry is preferred.

  • Understanding of technical audit approaches and tool; including risk and control considerations, or ability to learn them

  • Interest in utilizing data analytics and related tooling to support control conclusions

  • CIA (Certified Internal Auditor) or equivalent is desirable.

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills

  • Excellent ability to communicate and collaborate with internal and external customers

  • Consistent demonstrable ability to identify and assess complex risk management issues and work with internal partners to resolve them.

Job level

We’ll consider talent at the next level with the right experiences and skills.

Work Authorization/Sponsorship

At this time, we're not considering candidates that need any type of immigration sponsorship now or in the future or those needing work authorization for this role. (This includes, but is not limited to students on F1-OPT, F1-CPT, J-1, etc.)

Investment Code of Ethics

For Principal Global Investors positions, you’ll need to follow an Investment Code of Ethics related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.

Experience Principal

While our expertise spans the globe, we're bound by one common purpose: to foster a world where financial security is accessible to all. And our success depends on the unique experiences, backgrounds, and talents of our employees – individually and all of us together. Explore our core values, benefits and why we’re an exceptional place to grow your career.

Principal is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Requisition ID: 2020-28823

Enterprise Segment: Corporate

Business Area: Corporate Risk

Street: 711 High Street

Remote: No

FLSA Status: Exempt